The REPAYE Loop Hole & 4 REPAYE Hacks

REPAYE Loop Hole

Making the most of your student loan situation is paramount to financial success. For this reason, this is a must read post if you are a medical student, resident, or academic attending. Come check it out as we discuss the REPAYE loop hole and 4 REPAYE hacks that will help you make the most of this great program.

The Road To Burnout Helped Me Find My Purpose

The Road To Burnout Helped Me Find My Purpose

We all know the story. The happy and forward looking medical student entering their first year, and the end result of the burned out and depressed doctor at the end. The road to hell is paved with good intentions. How did we get here? This is why I write.

It’s Wrong for Doctors to Retire Early

Doctors retire early

Today’s post strikes deep into the heart of the message on this site. Some people attack doctors who plan to achieve early financial independence and retire early. In fact, I’ve seen some people say that its wrong for doctors to retire early. Them is fighting words to me. Agree? Disagree? Come find out.

Why are doctors burning out? And 3 Ways FI can save them

Why are doctors burning out?

Burnout has been a problem looming over the practice of medicine. It has many causes. We will discuss some of those causes and how financial independence directly counteracts some of them. This post ties in exactly why I see wealth and wellness as one big picture.

Physician Finance Interview #2

Physician Finance Interview #2

In today’s interview we dive into the finances of a recently graduated (two years out) hospitalist in Northern California. Married with no kids and in a high cost of living area, come take a walk in this doc’s shoes. This is a great example of what this interview series will look like going forward, and I bet there is quite a bit you can learn from this doctor’s example!

5 Attributes that Make You An Easy Financial Target

Financial Target

Today’s post hopes to answer the following question: As doctors, why do we have a target painted on our back by financial professionals? Let’s talk about five targets that doctors provide.  Hopefully, through this discussion, you will be more aware of how and why people aim to steal a part of the pie that is rightly yours.

Physician Finance Interview # 1

Physician Finance

Today’s post is the first of what will be many Physician Finance Interviews where we ask doctors (and/or their significant others) questions about the debts, assets, and personal finance decisions. Come read about the successes, failures, and advice from other people who have walked in your shoes.

Poverty in Older Generations: A History Lesson

Poverty

A recent WSJ article looked into the poverty in our older generation and their inability to retire. It’s important to understand history or else we are doomed to repeat it. Come take a walk with me as we look at the reasons why they are unable to retire and how we can prevent this from happening to the current generations.